Regional Roundtables 2017


UNEP FI is establishing Regional Roundtables to provide an opportunity for members and actors in the sustainable finance community to come together locally to discuss the latest trends and innovations, and share good practice. 2017 marks UNEP FI’s 25th anniversary, and in this landmark year, our first ever Regional Roundtables will be the focus of our celebrations.


Save the date!

Region Country City Date
Latin America Argentina Buenos Aires 5-6 September 2017
North America United States New York 18-20 September 2017
Europe Switzerland Geneva 16-18 October 2017
Africa and Middle East* South Africa Johannesburg End of November 2017
Asia Pacific Japan Tokyo 11-12 December 2017
* Date and location are tentative

Building on over two decades of successful Global Roundtables, these regional events are designed to create rich opportunities for UNEP FI members to connect with one another and to raise awareness of sustainable finance work in progress across banking, investment, and insurance.

Why participate?

  • Gain insights into emerging knowledge and best practice in key environmental, social and governance (ESG) areas and inspirational market leadership
  • Showcase and learn about leading-edge sustainable finance practice and the future direction of the industry
  • Get connected with leaders in sustainable finance
  • UNEP FI members will have exclusive opportunities to participate in networking activities and workshops to engage key stakeholders and collaborate on initiatives aimed at changing finance and financing change

 Who will be there?

The 2017 UNEP FI Regional Roundtable is expected to attract 100-200 sustainable finance leaders from each of the region:

  • Financial institutions
  • Industry associations
  • Government
  • Civil society
  • Regulatory bodies
  • Academics
  • General public

Register your interest here and get the latest updates on this event.

Partners & Sponsors

Showcase your brand at the UNEP FI Regional Roundtables – key agenda-setting events on sustainable finance in your region – bringing together hundreds of leaders from all parts of the financial system as well as from civil society, academia, government and the United Nations.

Please contact Geneva Damayanti ( for more information on partnership opportunities.